Dottie Hinson: It just got too hard.
Jimmy Dugan: It's supposed to be hard! If it wasn't hard, everyone would do it. The hard... is what makes it great! Just ask any ironman. The hard is what makes it great.
Hard is taking a two hour tour on the tri bike in spite of fighting a yeast infection for a week just so you can get some more outdoor rides before the snow flies.
Hard is running on the way home from work after a long day just so you can train your body to run when it's already tired.
Hard is waking before the spouse, the kids and long before the sun to get in some yardage at the pool.
Hard is taking the training outdoors in the humidity, the wind, the horse flies, the cold, the wind chill, the ______fill in your own enviromental challenge.
Hard is being misunderstood by just about everyone who has never tri'd.
Hard is pushing the brain to positive when it just wants to quit.
Harad is what makes it great. What is your hard?